Pleasanton California Family History Center

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FamilySearch This article describes the services and resources available at a Family History Center, a branch facility of the Family History Library.



Center Contacts and Hours[edit | edit source]

Location Map:

Address:

  • 6100 Paseo Santa Cruz Pleasanton CA 94566 United States
  • Turn left into the first parking lot entrance.
  • The entrance to the Family History is on the east end of the building and marked by a small sign.
  • Language:English

Phone:

  • 1-925-846-0149 (Note: messages on this answering machine are not reviewed on any regular basis)

E-mail:

  • CA_Pleasanton@familyhistorymail.org

Open Hours:

  • By appointment only, see your Ward Temple and Family History Consultant.

Holiday Schedule: By Appointment Only, see your Ward Temple and Family History Consultant.

Calendar and Events[edit | edit source]

Upcoming Events[edit | edit source]

Class Schedule[edit | edit source]

Staff Training Meetings[edit | edit source]


Center Resources[edit | edit source]

Collections[edit | edit source]

  • A catalog of all of the books, periodicals, CD's and extended loan microfilms and microfiche held by the Pleasanton Family History Center is available online
           Pleasanton Family History Center Catalog search page
           Bay Area Family History Centers Catalog Search Page

                NOTE : When using the link to the Bay Area Family History Centers Catalog you are searching the catalogs of 15 family history centers. When you find a resource of interest, be sure to click on the "Show Copies" tab to see which location has the book, film. microfiche or CD you are interested in.

Databases and Software[edit | edit source]

  • FHC Portal This center has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the center to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions.

Hardware and Equipment[edit | edit source]


Center Services[edit | edit source]

Staff Research Specialties[edit | edit source]


Resources in the Local Area
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Links[edit | edit source]

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Volunteer at the Center[edit | edit source]